The Department of Transportation, in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, works to ensure that no qualified person with a disability is excluded or denied the benefit of access to public transportation.
Access Link Paratransit (NJ TRANSIT)
Access link is NJ TRANSIT’s paratransit service. The program provides origin to destination transportation, within a predetermined service area, for people with disabilities who qualify. Fares, schedules and rules are the same as standard local fixed route Bus and Light Rail services.
Learn more here. Apply here .
NJ TRANSIT Reduced Fare Program
NJ TRANSIT also offers reduced fare for people with disabilities who use the Bus, Rail, or Light Rail to travel. Reduced Fare is not available for customers who use Access Link.
Learn more by contacting:
One Penn Plaza East, 5th Floor, Newark, New Jersey 07105
Phone: (973) 491-7112
Fax: (973) 609-1753
Job Access Reverse Commute Program (JARC)
JARC works to provide transportation services for welfare recipients and low-income persons seeking employment. JARC allows better access to entry-level jobs with hours when public transit services are reduced or nonexistent.
Learn more here. Apply here.